Friday, April 21, 2017

Thursday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Basketball,' 'Impractical Jokers,' 'Swamp People,' 'Lip Sync Battle,' '60 Days In' & More!

On April 20, 2017, TNT's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 1.43 - followed by TruTV's Impractical Jokers (0.50), History's Swamp People (0.48) and Spike's Lip Sync Battle (0.38).

NBA Basketball was the most viewed program with 3.578 million viewers - followed by Swamp People (1.960), HGTV's House Hunters (1.549) and HGTV's House Hunters International (1.534).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Thursday, April 20


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NBA Basketball
TNT
7:09 PM
1.43
3.578
2
NBA Basketball
TNT
9:50 PM
1.42
3.470
3
Impractical Jokers
TruTV
10:00 PM
0.50
0.877
4
Swamp People
History
9:00 PM
0.48
1.960
5
Lip Sync Battle
Spike
10:00 PM
0.38
0.891
6
60 Day In
A&E
9:00 PM
0.37
0.955
7
Married at First Sight
Lifetime
10:17 PM
0.32
1.000
8
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.32
1.534
9
House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.31
1.549
10
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
8:03 PM
0.30
0.799
11
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.29
0.846
12
Real Detective
ID
10:00 PM
0.29
1.131
13
Conan
TBS
11:00 PM
0.29
0.696
14
Flip or Flop Vegas
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.28
1.310
15
Nightwatch
A&E
10:01 PM
0.27
0.781
16
Married at First Sight
Lifetime
9:00 PM
0.27
0.878
17
Braxton Family Values
WE tv
9:00 PM
0.26
0.760
18
Fear Thy Neighbor
ID
9:00 PM
0.25
1.034
19
NHL Hockey
USA
7:00 PM
0.24
0.633
20
Beat Bobby Flay
Food
10:00 PM
0.23
0.842
21
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
10:45 PM
0.21
0.515
22
We Bare Bears
Cartoon
7:00 PM
0.18
0.768
23
Hustle & Soul
WE tv
10:00 PM
0.17
0.514
24
Nick Cannon Presents: Wild ‘n Out
MTV
9:31 PM
0.17
0.392
25
Nick Cannon Presents: Wild ‘n Out
MTV
9:00 PM
0.16
0.374
26
Ben 10
Cartoon
5:00 PM
0.16
0.735
27
Mysteries at the Museum
Travel
9:00 PM
0.14
0.596
28
Vice News Tonight
HBO
7:30 PM
0.12
0.337
29
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
11:00 PM
0.12
0.372
30
@Midnight
Comedy
11:31 PM
0.11
0.270
31
Desus & Mero
Viceland
11:00 PM
0.10
0.167
32
NBA Basketball
NBA TV
8:00 PM
0.10
0.250
33
Mysteries of the Abandoned
Science
10:04 PM
0.09
0.356
34
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.09
0.256
35
E! News
E!
11:00 PM
0.08
0.200
36
Impossible Engineering
Science
9:02 PM
0.08
0.394
37
IMPACT Wrestling
Pop
8:00 PM
0.07
0.320
38
FTD 420 Special
Viceland
10:30 PM
0.07
0.134
39
MLB Baseball
MLBN
7:30 PM
0.05
0.200

No rating information was made immediately available for Cooking's Carnival Eats & Farmers' Market Flip; GSN's Idiot Test; Showtime's Dark Net; and Up's Bringing Up Bates.


NOTE: For the 2016-17 broadcast season, a 1.0 rating in the Adults 18-49 demographic is equal to 1.2832 total million viewers. A18-49 is the rating most commonly reported and helps determine ad rates but is not the sole explanation for whether a show will be renewed or cancelled.